A crossbody pouch is a great alternative if you want to go hands-free but need a little extra room. The Sling by Everlane is a sleek fanny pack that somehow manages to look functional and on-trend while still being a total throwback. Coffee breaks and lunch pickups call for ease, so slip on this wristlet that is just big enough to hold keys, a wallet, and hand sanitizer.
One of my friends carried Tory Burch’s Ella Tote around in high school and it was so roomy, yet unstructured to fit a myriad of books, a laptop and probably a Barbie Dreamhouse if you could. For less than $200, it’s one of our top-recommended finds. For $40, you’re going to want to pick up every color of this Genuine Leather Tote Bag. It just looks high-end and the tassel emblem is a nice touch. As one of the best deals in this edit, the Ted Baker London Leather Tote is a premium option that’s $125 off right now. It’ll elevate any look, whether you’re wearing a shift dress and flats or work pants and loafers.
If you fall into the “less is more” camp, a compact tote bag will provide just enough space for your can’t-leave-home-without-it essentials. This is an especially good option if you commute by foot, so your daily route will feel less like schlepping and more like a stroll. Here are three small tote bags to kick your organizational skills into overdrive. The Beis Travel Weekender Mini is, in my opinion, the perfect weekender.
Though small, this Dagne Dover tote is mighty thanks to scratch-resistant crosshatched canvas that won’t show even the slightest ding. Its petite frame is ideal for the light traveler who would never dream of lugging their laptop home, because they never leave the office without finishing their to-do list. Plus, the optional crossbody strap makes going hands-free an absolute breeze.
The multiple interior pockets help keep you organized, while the luggage sleeve trolley and adjustable straps make it incredibly comfortable to bring to work—no matter how long or short your commute may be. This tote bag for work was designed for all the true boss ladies out there, or the aspiring boss ladies. The idea for The Work Tote actually came to Shay as she looked around for a chic yet functional bag that she could use for meetings and beyond. This classic tote bag with its roomy interior and compartments is so incredibly functional AND good looking that you can literally sneak your laptop into a bar for after work drinks and no one would even notice. Inside, you’ll find pockets aplenty and a removable changing pad. It also comes with stroller straps for those days when your adventures call for a set of wheels.
Stay on-trend with the mauves this season by picking up Bromen’s Leather Tote. Also coming in a spread of colors , it’s a cute option that’s still quite roomy. Thank you for the link collection, I feel like I see this question all the freaking time including in the daily question threads. If you’re looking for something relatively recent, this thread is only twelve days old, and this one is only a month old.
The zipper top also means everything stays organized, secure, and tucked away from the elements. At first glance, you probably don’t think this tote is fit for royalty. It’s simple, minimal and offers no frills to speak of. But what if we told you that Meghan Markle has been spotted carrying this exact handbag? The Duchess of Sussex is a fan of Everlane’s polished leather tote.
Unfortunately, one similarity between the two luggage options is that they are both sold out. The 29″ Large Check-In Roller has all of the same features as the 26″ Check-In Roller, but with a few key differences. Weighing a little heavier at 11.84lbs, this bag is meant for longer travels and bigger adventures. The Work Tote has a straightforward, no-nonsense design while keeping things chic and professional in and out of the workplace. Choose from Black Croc, Black, or Beige to suit your personal style.